Strategy for Nonprofit Organizations

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

We hear a lot about successful for-profit companies and the successful strategies they have developed. Even though nonprofit organizations are not concerned with profit maximization, they too can benefit from following a strategy. A nonprofit’s strategy constitutes…

Starting Your Own Nonprofit Organization

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

This course is a how-to guide for anyone who’s got a great idea about how to give back to the community—but doesn’t know how to turn that idea into a reality. The course begins by considering a fundamental question: Is starting a nonprofit the best way to achieve..

Social Media for Nonprofits

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

Effective use of social media as a marketing tool is often essential for nonprofits to get attention in this digital world. This course introduces learners to the use of social media in communicating, marketing, public relations, and fundraising…

Principles of Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

When we think of marketing, we typically think of the activities that a for-profit company engages in. However, marketing is an important function for nonprofit organizations as well. Effective marketing is how nonprofit organizations determine the needs of their clients…

Nonprofit Board and Volunteer Development

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

Volunteers are the lifeblood of most nonprofit organizations. And board members are a special type of volunteer, helping to guide the direction of a nonprofit, promote the organization in the community, and ensure that the nonprofit’s mission is fulfilled…

Leading the Courtney Museum Simulation

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

Whether you have years of experience in the nonprofit sector, or you’re considering a possible career shift, this simulation is designed to challenge and engage participants while exploring key real-world leadership issues confronted by nonprofit managers…

Leadership in a Nonprofit Organization

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

The success of any nonprofit organization can rely on the quality of its leadership. You know a good leader when you see one, but how can you become one? This course begins by examining leadership theories as well as key qualities and ethics…

Introduction to Nonprofit Management

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

There are many differences between nonprofit organizations and for-profit organizations. Before delving into the details of nonprofit management, this course serves as a critical introduction to the fundamentals of nonprofit organizations. You will gain…

Introduction to Grant Writing

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

Writing grants is often a critical part of gaining funding for any nonprofit organization’s mission. Strategic grant writing aligns the needs of a nonprofit with funding sources, whether foundations, government agencies, corporations, or individuals…

How to Read a Nonprofit Financial Statement

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

Understanding what the numbers say about the health of your nonprofit is critical to being able to manage the organization successfully. This course will develop your ability to appropriately interpret the major financial accounting statements that are used by…

Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

Fundraising is one of the central activities of a nonprofit organization and nonprofit management. To help finance operating budgets, nonprofits must raise money every year. In addition, special projects and improvements to facilities may be needed. In these situations…

Capital Campaigns

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

A capital campaign raises money that a nonprofit organization uses for any physical asset, such as purchasing or renovating a building. It’s a critical part of managing in the nonprofit sector. This introductory-level course covers the key terminology and practices…

Budgeting in a Nonprofit Organization

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  • | Certificate in Nonprofit Management |

If you’re involved in a nonprofit organization, you likely know all too well the importance of budgeting. In this course, you will gain an understanding of the uses and functions of budgets and the relationship between strategic budgeting and tactical budgeting…